July 22, 2014
SCORE Dirt LiveHD promoting CBS Sports Network
Telecasts of SCORE World Desert Championship
Tecate SCORE Baja 500 trailer — https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=455635361244177
RENO, Nev.— Called the SCORE Dirty Dozen–the ‘Young Guns’ of the 2014 SCORE World Desert Championship because of their talent and persona, six of the 12 racers will be featured on tonight’s broadcast of the SCORE Dirt LiveHD Internet show. The show will air at 7 p.m. (PT) at www.score-international.com. The show will also air continuously on the SCORE website for the next week.
All less than 30 years old, the SCORE Dirty Dozen represents a cross section of the next generation of SCORE desert racers that have made and continue to emblazon the world of desert racing with their flamboyant skill and dynamic persona.
SCORE, the world’s foremost desert racing organization, features 25 Pro and 5 Sportsman classes for cars, trucks, UTVs, motorcycles and ATVs.
The SCORE Dirty Dozen represents each of the categories of classes with five who race in SCORE Trophy Truck, the marquee SCORE racing division for high-tech, 850-horesepower unlimited production trucks.
Carrying big sticks but not talking softly through the tortuous deserts of Southern California and the foreboding and mysterious badlands of Mexico’s mysterious Baja California peninsula, the first SCORE Dirty Dozen lineup consists of SCORE Trophy Truck dead-eyes Bryce Menzies, Carlos “Apdaly” Lopez, Luke McMillin, Jessica McMillin and Justin Davis, Class 10 bandits Cody Robinson and Rafael Navarro IV, Class 1 hombres Justin Matney and Cody Parkhouse, SCORE Ironman motorcycle freestyler Tony Gera, Pro ATV bronc-buster Javier Robles Jr, and Class 19 UTV jockey Branden Sims.
SCORE Trophy Truck (Unlimited Production Trucks)
-Justin Davis, 21, Chino Hills, Calif., No. 85 Green Army Motorsports Ford F-150
Won the SCORE Class 10 point crown in 2010 and the SCORE Class 1 season point title before moving up to SCORE Trophy Truck last year. He also has two class wins in the Tecate SCORE Baja 1000.
Class 1 (Unlimited single or two-seat open-wheelers)
-Justin Matney, 28, Bristol, Tenn., No. 101 RPM Racing Geiser-Chevy
Co-owner of the powerful RPM Racing team from Tennessee that fields six vehicles in car and truck classes in the SCORE World Championship, won an unprecedented three (3) SCORE season class point titles as driver of record in 2011 (Class 8, Class 11, Stock Mini), won the SCORE Stock Full season crown in 2012 and was second in SCORE Class 1 season points in 2013. He won SCORE Class 1 in the first two 2014 races. He has three class wins in three different classes in the Tecate SCORE Baja 1000.
Class 10 (Single or two-seat open-wheelers to 1650cc)
-Cody Robinson, 22, El Centro, Calif., No. 1016 Alumi Craft-Chevy
Won the SCORE Class 1/2-1600 season point champinship in 2012 and has moved up to Class 10 where he has won his class in one of the three races so far in 2014.
-Rafael Navarro IV, 21, Temecula, Calif., No. 1009 Alumi Craft-Chevy
Moved to Class 10 this year after winning the 2011 SCORE Lites point championship and he has one class win in the legendary Tecate SCORE Baja 1000, two in the SCORE Baja 500 and one in the old SCORE Laughlin Desert Challenge.
SCORE Ironman (Solo Motorcycle Riders)
-Tony Gera, 19, Santa Cruz, Calif., No. 702x Honda XR650R
Racing this year in the new class for solo motorcycle riders, Gera is undefeated having won his SCORE Ironman class in all three SCORE World Desert Championship races this season.
-Javier Robles Jr, 24, Guadalupe Victoria, Mexico, No. 10a Honda TRX450R
Finished second in 2013 season SCORE ATV points with one race win and this year he and his team won the first two races of the year and finished second in the third to currently lead the Pro ATV standings.
Enjoying its 41st season in 2014 as the World’s Foremost Desert Racing Organization, SCORE International and its racers are now featured on the weekly SCORE Dirt LiveHD broadcasts. During tonight’s 28th episode of the 2014 SCORE Dirt LiveHD season the other guests will be Mexico’s Kevin Sanchez, of Ensenada who races with his brother Christopher in Class 1/2-1600 and Rosalee Ramer, 17, Watsonville, Calif., the youngest Pro female Monster Truck driver in the world.
The 2014 season of SCORE Dirt LiveHD includes numerous on-site interviews in addition to the shows that are broadcast from the SCORE broadcast studios in El Cajon, Calif., just east of San Diego.
SCORE DIRT LIVEHD
Desert racing public address announcer and former racer George Antill is the executive producer and host of the show along with periodic surprise guest hostesses including Miss Monster Energy Supercross Dianna Dahlgren. One of the regular elements of the show on a SCORE social media interchange, allowing fans and racers to comment and ask questions through the SCORE Facebook and SCORE Twitter platforms. Another special segment most weeks is SCORE Tech Tips with SCORE Tech co-directors Jake Velasco or Art Savedra and sometimes SCORE Trophy Truck racer and prep-shop owner T.J. Flores.
With several million viewers in nearly 100 countries, the SCORE Dirt LiveHD one-hour show is broadcast live weekly and the show is anchored in 2014 around the five-race SCORE World Desert Championship.
The program is hosted on ustream.com, the world’s largest streaming internet site.
The high definition shows also include numerous award-winning video highlight packages, most produced by Mexico’s Cactus Films or San Diego’s Tempt Media.
SCORE Dirt LiveHD also goes on-site live with expanded event coverage during SCORE events. Live event coverage in 2014 includes the entire five-race 2014 SCORE World Desert Championship of two races in the United States and three in Baja California, Mexico. The fourth round of the new SCORE World Desert Championship will be the 19th annual Rigid Industries SCORE Desert Challenge at the Coyne Powersports Motorplex in Imperial Valley, Calif. on Sept. 25-28.
ON CBS SPORTS SPECTACULAR
Last month’s Tecate SCORE Baja 500 was televised on a delayed basis in the USA, Canada and U.S. Territories as a one-hour special on the CBS Sports Network. The show, being produced by SoCal’s acclaimed BCII TV, is airing for one week on the CBS Sports Spectacular show with the initial airing this past Sunday. Here is the link for the trailer for the Tecate SCORE Baja 500 show — https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=455635361244177.
Following a week of airing the CBS Sports Network telecasts, the Tecate SCORE Baja 500 show will air worldwide in over 100 countries through international distribution. All events in the SCORE World Desert Championship are televised world-wide, starting with the original broadcasts on the CBS Sports Network.
SCORE DIRT LIVEHD GUESTS…
With the 48 original shows airing in 2013 and 27 so far in 2014, in addition to extensive live event coverage, special racer guests have included Jim Anderson, R.J. Anderson, Ryan Arciero, B.J. Baldwin, Robby Bell, Ricky Brabec, Jonathan Brenthel, Marc Burnett, Johnny Buss, Johnny Campbell, Kurt Caselli, Dan Chamlee, Martin Christensen, Travis Clarke, Quinn Cody, Sean Cook, Marty Coyne, Justin Davis, Pat Dailey, Pat Dean, Colin Edwards, Shane Esposito, Steven Eugenio, T.J. Flores, Doug Fortin, Robby Gordon, Peter Hajas, Rod Hall, Shelby Hall, Kory Halopoff, Nick Hamm, Elias Hanna, Steve Hengeveld, Ed Herbst, Jerry Herbst, Tim Herbst, Troy Herbst, Gerardo Iribe, Jesse Jones, Mike Julson, David Kamo, Lucas Knecht, Erek Kudla, Eduardo Laguna, John Langley, Morgan Langley, Zak Langley, Mike Lawrence, Harley Letner, Matt Loiodice, Brad Lovell, Matt Lovell, Rob MacCachren, Wayne Matlock, Andy McMillin, Daniel McMillin, Jessica McMillin, Luke McMillin, Mark McMillin, Nick Mills, Derek Murray, Jason Murray, Andrew Myers, Steve Olliges, Matt Parks, Adam Pfankuch, Mark Post, Danny Prather, Kyle Quinn, Josh Quintero, Ivan Ramirez, Joe Ramirez, Jay Reichert, Cody Robinson, Brett Robinson, Larry Roeseler, Oscar Ruiz, Kirk Russell, Mark Samuels, Cory Sappington, Ross Savage, Armin Schwarz, Brian Shaleen, Justin Smith, Fred Sobke, Pete Sohren, Cameron Steele, Craig Stewart, Ivan Stewart, Colton Udall, Gus Vildosola Sr, Gus Vildosola Jr, Jason Voss, Kellon Walch, Brandon Walsh, Tim Weigand, Jessie Williamson, Brad Wilson, Brian Wilson, Randy Wilson, Rick Wilson, and Ronny Wilson.
Official Sponsors: Tecate Beer-Official Beer/Official Race Sponsor, Monster Energy-Official Energy Drink, BFGoodrich Tires-Official Tire, Rigid Industries LED Lighting-Official Lights, King Shocks-Official Shock Absorber, Polaris-Official UTV, Volaris Airlines-Official Airline, CBS Sports Network-Official Television Partner, Wide Open Excursions- Official Arrive and Drive Company, Coca-Cola-Official Soft Drink, Crystal Bay Casino-Official Casino, Hotel Coral and Marina-Official Hotel.
Associate Sponsors: SatellitePhoneStore.com and Symons Ambulance Company.
Additional SCORE Partners: Proturismo Ensenada, Visit Baja California Sur, Baja California Secretary of Tourism, Baja California Sur State Government, Mexicali Ayuntamineto, COTUCO Mexicali/San Felipe, Cruz Roja Mexicana, GoPro, Instant Mexico Auto Insurance, PCI Race Radios, McKenzie’s Performance Products and Advanced Color Graphics.
For more information, visit the official website of the SCORE World Desert Championship at www.score-international.com.
SCORE MEDIA CONTACT: Dominic Clark, firstname.lastname@example.org